- President Muhammadu Buhari continues to get the support of the All Progressives Congress (APC) members nationwide
- An APC chieftain, Sam Timothy, has said the current administration is making legendary impacts in the life of Nigerians
- According to him, Buhari has shown that Africa can walk out of poverty if resources are channeled appropriately to the people
A chieftain of the APC in Taraba state, Sam Timothy, has hailed the Buhari administration for “making legendary impacts in life and economy of ordinary people who were neglected by previous government.”
Timothy who's a staunch promoter of President Buhari in the state made the comment when he received an Honorary doctorate degree from Petrus Fidei University in Lanexa, Virginia USA.
He said the social investment programmes of the Buhari administration is an antidote to fighting poverty and bridging the wide gap between the rich and ordinary Nigerians who constituted larger population of the country.
According to him, this is the first time in the history of Nigeria that the country's economy is adjusting to the reality of meeting the needs of ordinary Nigerians.
His words: “Government programmes under President Buhari has shown the level corruption has deprived the ordinary Nigerians.
“For the first time, we see what a people centered government should look like. How resources should be used for the ordinary people.
“President Buhari has shown that Africa can walk out of poverty if resources are channeled appropriately to the people."
The representative of the vice chancellor, Archbishop Sunday Uahomo, in his speech, described Timothy as a versatile and hard working accounting professional with extensive experience in academic and administration in the United Kingdom (UK) and Nigeria.
He said the University decided to honour Timothy based on his contribution to the field of accounting and corporate governance.
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Meanwhile, in an earlier report by Legit.ng, Senator Godswill Akpabio said that he was attracted to the All Progressives Congress (APC) due to the party’s method of fighting corruption and poverty.
Akpabio who defected to the APC from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) praised President Muhammadu Buhari after the party caucus meeting on Tuesday, August 28.
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